When it comes to "getting outside" there are few places in the world that are better at getting out there than Idaho. Focus in on our state a little more and the Treasure Valley is a hub of folks that love the great outdoors. Perhaps it is part of the appeal of living here--with a booming and clean downtown area and a vast amount of options for outdoor activities during all four seasons just minutes away.

Take for example, this extensive guide to some of Idaho's greatest ski resorts:

Everything You Need To Know About Idaho's 16 Amazing Ski Resorts

Idaho's 16 ski resorts from smallest to largest based on skiable acres.

Winter lovers, rejoice--as a local bank as partnered up with Bogus Basin to help your "fun" become a little more affordable. 

Are you a member of Idaho Central Credit Union? It seems so many in the area are--and they're teaming up with Bogus Basin in a big way.

Starting today, March 3rd and running through March 7th, members of Idaho Central Credit Union can receive the following:

  • 50% off of one full day alpine ticket
  • Just $10 for a night ski ticket which is valid from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Learn to ski at Bogus with their beginners package for 50% off
  • Get HALF OFF ski and snowboard rentals online with their promo code ICCU2022

Are you a member AND a seasonal snow bunny? We're happy for you--because deals like this are what make having a ski resort like Bogus Basin so close, so luxurious!

Taking Bogus up on the "beginner" lessons? You might want to learn some of these beginner terms, too: 

12 Idaho Ski Terms You Need to Know for a Great Season

Skiers know what packed powder and black runs are, but if you're headed to the slopes, it's good to be confident in schussing too. Flexiski.com and Chillfactore.com offer more terms, jargon, and ski slang.

Hikes to Explore Outside in and Around Boise

Need to connect with nature a bit? Or at least escape the day to day grind? Check out these Boise area hikes, some are quick if you only have an hour or two and some are half day journeys.